Ashanti, Heidi Klum, and Seal were on hand for Lorraine Schwartz Launches Her Diamond Monkey Collection at Monkey Bar on Wednesday (June 20) in New York City. Watch a report from ‘Access Hollywood’ below. Check out pictures from WireImage (arrivals / inside).
R&B acts on television this week include Ashanti, who visits ‘106 & Park’ on Monday; ‘America’s Got Talent’ winner Bianca Ryan, who performs on ‘The Megan Mullally Show’ on Tuesday; Paula Deanda, who visits ‘Total Request Live’ on Tuesday; ‘American Idol’ season three champ Fantasia Barrino, who visits ‘106 & Park’ on Thursday; and Ciara, who performs on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Friday.
In Manhattan Federal Court, producer Genard Parker claimed Ashanti owes him more than $2 million from her first three platinum records. But the 25-year-old claimed Parker’s TEAM Entertainment failed to win her a major recording contract at 16, forcing a split. The full article at nydailynews.com has since been removed or relocated.
Ashanti started her night partying in one of New York City’s trendiest locales Butter over the weekend, only to find herself having trouble re-boarding her Range Rover at the end of the evening. Watch footage from TMZ.com.
Ashanti was on Fox News Channel’s ‘Must Be McCuddy’ to discuss her new film ‘John Tucker Must Die’. She talked about travelling with her mother, how the new film is totally different than ‘Coach Carter’, Quentin Tarantino being a big fan of hers, and what’s up with her recording career.
Video at FoxNews.com has since been removed.